|Political Change in Africa and the Diaspora - MATRIX: The Center for Humane Arts, Letters, and Social Sciences Online at Michigan State University|
Horace Campbell (African American Studies and Political Science, Syracuse U.) on political change in Africa and the Diaspora. Focus is on the revolution in Libya, popular revolts, war, peace, and neo-liberalism in Africa and beyond. Campbell also shares insights from his new book: Barack Obama and 21st Century Politics: A Revolutionary Moment in the USA.
Keywords: Barack Obama; Egypt; Horace Campbell; Libya; politics; revolution; Tunisia
|The Revolutionary Situation in North Africa - MATRIX: The Center for Humane Arts, Letters, and Social Sciences Online at Michigan State University|
Salah Hassan and Ken Harrow (Michigan State University) on the democratic revolutions in North Africa. Events in Libya, Tunisia and Egypt are analyzed from below and above, with focus on the perspectives of youth, creative uses of technology, as well as the connections to, and relevance of, the events to Africa and the wider world.
Keywords: Ben Ali; Egypt; Ken Harrow; Libya; Mubarak; politics; Qaddafi; revolution; Salah Hassan; Tunisia